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Handbook of Laboratory Animal Management and Welfare

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Veterinary science: laboratory animals,
  • Veterinary Medicine - General,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Animal experimentation,
  • Science,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Laboratory animals,
  • Agriculture - Animal Husbandry,
  • Animal Rights,
  • Science / Experiments & Projects,
  • Experiments & Projects,
  • Animal welfare

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8405154M
    ISBN 101405111593
    ISBN 109781405111591

    From studies of genetics in fruit flies to studies of cellular processes in genetically modified mice to recent dramatic developments in genetics, translational research, and personalized medicines, biomedical research involving animals remains absolutely essential for the advancement of the medical, veterinary, agricultural, and biological sciences and all rely on access to high-quality laboratory animals as models for humans. BTS News, 1 September The result is a solid pick for any collection concerned with laboratory and testing conditions. Section One covers general information such as regulatory oversight, health and safety issues, and principles of surgery and perioperative care. Addresses the use of animal models for biomedical research Reviews the use of laboratory animals for the study of diseases of the different organ systems, for infectious diseases, and for human behavior Presents new chapters on cardiovascular disorders, eye diseases, spinal cord injury, sudden infant death syndrome, and human cancer Includes a new chapter on the use of animal models for developmental disorders, using autism as an example Provides a summary chapter on the humane use of animals in research, describing the application of reduction and refinement to animal models PDF I recommend it to vets, nurses and students with an interest in and concern for the ethical use of all non-human animals.

    Section Two provides species-specific information, and Section Three provides listings of useful equipment and references. Each chapter can be read in series or as a stand alone text. Purpose: It is intended to be a bench-top reference on all aspects of animal care and use, encouraging best practice and refinement of techniques. This fourth edition retains all the classic features that have made it a must-have reference including emphasis on best practice in order to improve animal welfare. From studies of genetics in fruit flies to studies of cellular processes in genetically modified mice to recent dramatic developments in genetics, translational research, and personalized medicines, biomedical research involving animals remains absolutely essential for the advancement of the medical, veterinary, agricultural, and biological sciences and all rely on access to high-quality laboratory animals as models for humans. It is logically organized, instructive, and progresses through animal sampling, bacterial culture, isolation, differentiation, and identification….

    All rights reserved. He is heading a research group mainly focusing on microbe-host and microbe-microbe-interactions in the mammalian gastrointestinal tract. Written by international experts, each chapter focuses on an important subdiscipline of laboratory animal science and can be used as a stand-alone text. Sarah is currently an independent consultant in animal health and welfare, and was formerly Head of Department, Veterinary Services at University of Oxford. This fourth edition retains all the classic features that have made it a must-have reference including emphasis on best practice in order to improve animal welfare.


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Handbook of Laboratory Animal Management and Welfare book

The Welfare of Laboratory Animals PDF The increased attention given to animal welfare in the West derives largely from the fact that the relentless pursuit of financial reward and efficiency has lead to the development of intensive animal production systems that offend the conscience of many consumers in those countries.

The content also is suitable for veterinary students and residents in laboratory animal medicine. The main weakness of this book is that much of the general information applies only to those working under the laws of the U.

They are not detailed blueprints for the management of animals in each species, rather they describe and consider the major welfare concerns of the species, often in relation to similar species or the wild progenitors of the managed animals. Later chapters focus on specific species or groups of species.

This edition reflects changes in European legislation and their impact on UK legislation and includes recommendations for the education and training of scientists in Europe, new chapters on ethics and balancing animal welfare with science, new information on environmental enrichment for laboratory animals, and advancements in anesthesia and analgesia and techniques.

Grieder Ethics of Animal Research, I. However, it is much more than that: the principles of thoughtful use and care of animals are widely applicable to other veterinary relationships too, whether pet, farm or zoo animals.

Following in the footsteps of its predecessors, the Handbook of Laboratory Animal Science, Volume II, Third Edition: Animal Models explains in great detail the comparative considerations underlying the choice of animal species and strains in different research disciplines.

From studies of genetics in fruit flies to studies of cellular processes in genetically modified mice to recent dramatic developments in genetics, translational research, and personalized medicines, biomedical research involving animals remains absolutely essential for the advancement of the medical, veterinary, agricultural, and biological sciences and all rely on access to high-quality laboratory animals as models for humans.

All rights reserved. Sarah is currently an independent consultant in animal health and welfare, and was formerly Head of Department, Veterinary Services at University of Oxford. The photographs and tables are clear and well used throughout.

UFAW Handbook on the Care and Management of Laboratory Animals, The

Efficient and humane experimental work with animals, in which subjects experience no avoidable pain and mental distress, requires skillful and conscientious staff.

BTS News, 1 September The result is a solid pick for any collection concerned with laboratory and testing conditions. Volume II, Animal Models April Description Biomedical research involving animals remains essential for the advancement of the medical, veterinary, agricultural, and biological sciences.

She is currently an independent veterinary consultant. This series has been designed to provide academic texts discussing the provision for the welfare of the major animal species that are managed by humans.

It should be useful to laboratory animal health monitoring laboratories and to those needing overall information on how to perform laboratory animal bacteriological procedures.

April The first section of the book covers principles applicable to all species, for example husbandry, handling and the education and training required by scientists and technical staff working with animals in the laboratory.

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I recommend it to vets, nurses and students with an interest in and concern for the ethical use of all non-human animals.

I would highly recommend this book as a reference text for all scientists using traditional laboratory animal species ….Jun 01,  · Free Online Library: Handbook of laboratory animal management and welfare, 4th ed.(Brief article, Book review) by "Reference & Research Book News"; Publishing industry Library and information science Books Book reviews Handbooks Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc.

Rooted in the principle that good science can only be performed in environments that promote good animal welfare, this third edition of the bestselling Handbook of Laboratory Animal Science, Vol.

1, Essential Principles and Practices emphasizes the importance of implementing the three R’s: replacing live animals with alternative methods. Handbook of Laboratory Animal Management and Welfare by WOLFENSOHN and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at hildebrandsguld.com This third edition of the bestseller Handbook of Laboratory Animal Management & Welfare has been fully revised and updated making it an essential handbook for all those working with animals under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act, Designed to be a practical reference book, it covers every area of animal care and aims to improve animal welfare through best practice and.

Building upon the bestselling previous edition, the Handbook of Laboratory Animal Science, Volume III, Third Edition: Animal Models complements volumes I and II of the third edition by completing the task of providing a comprehensive overview of animal models in all biomedical disciplines.

Handbook of Laboratory Animal Management and Welfare, 4th Edition

A truly international effort from world renowned contributors, Handbook of Laboratory Animal Science, Vol. 1, Essential Principles and Practices, Third Edition is useful as a textbook in laboratory animal science courses for postgraduate and undergraduate students, as a handbook for scientists who work with animals in their research, and for.